Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Spring Feast
Published: 3/20/2018 10:50:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

April 5 , 2018 | 5:30-8:30 p.m.
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Tooth Fairy in Training | Thursday April 5, 2018 - 12 - 1:30PM
Published: 3/19/2018 8:27:00 AM - Nimkee Clinic

An oral health boot camp for prenatal (moms-to-be) and for caregivers of small children.
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Published: 3/16/2018 3:43:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Please consider loaning your work to Ziibiwing’s next exhibition with the working title: miikawaadendaagwad (it is beautiful):Artistic Expressions of the Saginaw Chippewa Your artwork will be on display from April 28, 2018 to September 30, 2018.
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Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Judge Lectures at University of Limerick
Published: 3/16/2018 3:28:00 PM - Court

On Wednesday 14th March, Judge Patrick Shannon, a Judge for the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan delivered a lecture in the School of Law.
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Published: 3/16/2018 3:19:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Artistic Expressions of the Saginaw Chippewa - April 28, 2018 - September 29, 2018 at 12pm.
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Public Comment: Tribal and External Community Engagement Strategies
Published: 3/15/2018 11:58:00 AM - Water Quality Program Community Engagement Strategies

The Watershed Outreach Coordinator has drafted two Community Engagement Strategies as way to give the program structure, direction and identify goals. Comments due by Friday, April 13.
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Art Design Contest
Published: 3/13/2018 1:43:00 PM - Behavioral Health

Theme : Culture is Prevention | Deadline : Friday, April 27 , 2018
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Annual Recreation -LUAU
Published: 3/13/2018 11:08:00 AM - Recreation

March 13 , 2018 | 6-8 p.m.
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Video : Town Hall Meeting
Published: 3/12/2018 4:36:00 PM - Public Relations

The 2018 Town Hall Meeting took place Saturday March 10, 2018 at the Saganing Center.
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The Native Scene-MPHS
Published: 3/9/2018 1:15:00 PM - Education Dept.

March 2018 | K-12 Services
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Saturday, December 16th
1PM - 4PM
Christmas Family Bingo
Monday, December 18th
6PM - 9PM
SCA Family Christmas Extravaganza
Tuesday, December 19th
5PM - 8PM
Sasiwaans Immersion School Winter Program
Thursday, December 21st
SCIT Elders New Year's Eve Balloon Drop
Sunday, December 31st
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  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
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